Guides and Instructions

The involuntary superannuation account transfer (ISAT) protocol is a guide for super providers and suppliers who will transfer member accounts, without members’ instigation, to provide accurate and timely information for all members in reporting to us...

Current from: 8 Oct 2018

Guidance note and response to industry feedback

This guidance note sets out the requirements for the electronic portability form (EPF) specifications and message payloads.

The...

Current from: 25 Sep 2018

This guide is designed to assist super funds to develop a virtual (electronic) form to facilitate their members giving them a Notice of intent to claim or vary a deduction for personal super contributions, as...

Current from: 25 Sep 2018

Schedules and other documentation for eCommerce are provided below.

Digital service providers should take care to note the currency dates of documents.

Current from: 15 Aug 2018

This guide provides information to assist in validating Payment Reference Numbers (PRN) for Australian Taxation Office payments.

We receive over 20 million payments annually. Of these, approximately 10% of payments require correction due to...

Current from: 1 Aug 2018

This approved form is effective for reporting periods starting on or after 1 July 2016. You may use this report for audits completed for earlier periods – however, you must take care to comply with the auditing standards and legislation that applied to...

Current from: 4 Jul 2018

There is currently a known issue where an individual’s Total superannuation balance (TSB) includes amounts which have been duplicated. This error is caused by our systems being unable to match Member Contribution Statements (MCS) and Transfer Balance...

Current from: 15 Jun 2018

The Single Touch Payroll: DSP guide to navigating the SBR technical artefacts has been developed through consultation with the Single Touch Payroll document navigation focus group...

Current from: 30 May 2018

The Budget 2018-19 was released on Tuesday 8 May 2018.

The measures announced as part of the Budget 2018-19 are subject to receiving royal assent and are therefore not yet law.

While we provide input on...

Current from: 21 May 2018

The Mid-Year Economic and Fiscal Outlook (MYEFO) (PDF, 1.90MB) was released on 18 December 2017.

A summary of the measures affecting digital service...

Current from: 23 Jan 2018

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